- Maximum class size: 25 students
- Age group: 14 to 15 years old
- Number of teachers: 1 Homeroom teacher per class and subject specialist teachers
- Assessment: Cambridge International General Certificate of Education
Teenagers in this age group learn more independence and are able to reason at a higher level of thinking. Critical to their development is continual social development and self-expression through art, drama, music or sports. All students study English (first or second language), Mathematics (Core or extended), Co-ordinated Science, Geography or Environmental Management, another language (First Language Thai, First Language German or Mandarin as a Foreign Language), and a subject choice is made between Business Studies, Travel and Tourism or, Art and Design and between Enterprise, Physical Education or Computer Science. Download our IGCSE@Varee booklet here for more information on each subject.
Students study over two years in order to take their IGCSE exams at the end of Year 11. These exams are set, assessed and certified by Cambridge International Examinations and provides students with an international qualification that is recognised around the world. During the two years, internal assessment is done by qualified teachers, working closely with students to help them improve through the performance levels and set targets for achievement.